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Class Notes for LLB101 at Queensland University of Technology

Introduction to Law

LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Lower House, 6 Years, Responsible Government

LECTURE 2 The Three Branches of Government 1. Legislature 2. Executive 3. Judiciary Legislature - The function of the legislature is to make laws - Commonwealth (Federal) Parliament ...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Crimes Act 1914, Statutory Interpretation

LECTURE 11 ...Continued from Week 10 Meanings and Definitions If the Act does provide a special meaning: - Means vs Includes - Where means is used to define a term, the definition is exhaustive (i.e. only ...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Cassell (Publisher), Obiter Dictum, Ratio Decidendi

LECTURE 7 The Doctrine of Precedent High Court Queensland Court of Appeal Supreme Court District Court Magistrates Court How to successfully study this topic - Read Connecting With Law Chapter 10 - Read ...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Crystal Ball, Primary And Secondary Legislation

Statutory Interpretation (Weeks 9-11) LECTURE 9 What is in an Act? - Intrinsic material: the stuff that is considered to be part of the Act - Extrinsic materia...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Magna Carta, A. V. Dicey, Royal Assent

LECTURE 3 - The Rule of Law - Magna Carta 1215 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magna_Carta - a charter agreed to by King John of England at Runnymede, near Windsor, on 15 ...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Jumbunna, Victoria

LECTURE 10 The Process of Interpretation a. Start with threshold issue, i.e. preliminary questions i. Had the act commenced at the time of the events? ii. Does the Act cover the particular g...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Precedent, Ratio Decidendi, Obiter Dictum

LECTURE 4 Case Law Law made by judges through their decisions on the issues before them Case: Dispute between the parties which needs to be resolved by an independent decision maker Civil trials: decision maker is the j...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Judiciary Of Australia, Consumer Protection, Judiciary Act 1903

LECTURE 6 Jurisdiction Each court has a different jurisdiction Federal v stateterritory Civil v criminal Original v appellate Federal (commonwealth) laws set up Federal Courts, and give them jurisdiction over matters ...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Australia Act 1986, Precedent

LECTURE 12 Carr v Western Australia Carr was arrested in relation to a bank robbery. He was placed in what was titled an interview room and questioning lasted 30 minutes and it was recorded. He was told it was recorded and...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Terra Nullius, Judiciary Of Australia, Separation Of Queensland

LECTURE 1 Australian Legal History See Connecting With Law, Chapter 8 Australia was colonised by Great Britain in 1788 Was Australia settled (people arrive and build a colony), conquered (strife or warresistance) or ced...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: De Facto, Judiciary Of Australia, Australia Act 1986

LECTURE 8 The Doctrine of Precedent (EXAM HELP) Previous Decisions of the Same Court Are courts bound by their own previous decisions? No Only exception is the civil division of the English Court of Appeal Even though ...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Jumbunna, Victoria, Telstra, Mischief Rule

WEEK 12 Revision Lecture ISAACS Methodology: 1. Issues (key question) 2. State the law 3. Authority 4. Application of law to facts 5. Conclusion Doctrine of Precedent: Thoroughly analyse each of the precedents Include aut...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Determinative, Crimes Act 1914

WEEK 11 Statutory Interpretation #3 INTERPRETING RELEVANT SECTIONS 1. Long title o Can be used to resolve ambiguity in body (1st limb) (Birch v Allen) but cannot be used to cut down/extend the plain ...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Jumbunna, Victoria

WEEK 10 Statutory Interpretation #2 WHAT IS AN ACT'S PURPOSE? Long title serves as a broad overview - but not entirely Discerning the purpose is itself an act of interpretation o Substantive sections ...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
LLB101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Crimes Act 1914, Royal Assent, Mischief Rule

WEEK 9 Statutory Interpretation #1 WHAT IS PART OF AN ACT? Intrinsic material = stuff in an act Full list of what's in an act: o Commonwealth legislation --> Acts Interpretation Act 1901 (Cth) s 13 ...

Law
LLB101
Elizabeth Dickson
Introduction to Business Law - Reference Guides

Business law, sometimes referred to as corporate-commercial law, is a system of governance and regulations in connection with the creation, existence and dissolution of businesses. Today, Canadian businesses are governed b...

BLAW - Business Law
BLAW 464
All Professors
Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Multilateral Treaty, European Economic Community, Statute Of The International Court Of Justice

l e a r n • r e f e r e n c e • r e v i e w permacharts TM International Law APPLICATIONS TREATIES ...

Commerce
COMM 404
All Professors
Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: National Environmental Policy Act, Municipal Solid Waste, Criteria Air Contaminants

l e a r n • r e f e r e n c e • r e v i e w permacharts TM EEnvironmental Law ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATION NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL POL...

LAW
LAW 356
All Professors
Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Defeasible Estate, Leasehold Estate, Future Interest

l e a r n • r e f e r e n c e • r e v i e w permacharts TM PProperty Law ESTATES DESTRUCTIBILITY ...

LAW
LAW 253
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